James Madison University School of Music

Jazz Area Events 2010 - 2011

Fall 2010

JMU Student Ensembles - Jazz Chamber Ensembles Jam Sessions
Artful Dodger, downtown Harrisonburg, 8 - 10 pm
New this year: Bring your instrument, free, everyone welcome!
September 7, 21; October 5, 19; December 7

JMU Student Ensembles - Jazz Chamber Ensembles
Artful Dodger, downtown Harrisonburg, Tuesday evenings, 8 - 10pm, free
October 26; November 2, 9, 16, 30

9/14 - Guest Artists - Ralph Alessi's This Against That
Ralph Alessi, trumpet; Andy Milne, piano; Drew Gress, bass; Mark Ferber, drums
Forbes Center Concert Hall, Masterclass - 5 pm, free
Concert - 8 pm $9 Adult | $7 JMU Faculty/Staff/Senior (62+) | $6 Youth (18 & under)
$4 JMU Student *

9/23 - JMU Faculty Recital - David Pope, saxophone
Forbes Center Recital Hall, 8 pm
$9 Adult | $7 JMU Faculty/Staff/Senior (62+) | $6 Youth (18 & under) | $4 JMU Student *

9/28 - JMU Student Ensemble - Jazz Band and Jazz Ensemble
Forbes Center Concert Hall, 8 pm
$9 Adult | $7 JMU Faculty/Staff/Senior (62+) | $6 Youth (18 & under) | $4 JMU Student *

9/30 - International Week Performance
Oceania: The World Down Under, the Music of Australia
Amadi Azikiwe, viola | Andy Connell, clarinet | Carl Donakowski, cello | Chuck Dotas, trumpet | Wanchi Huang, violin | Dorothy Maddison, soprano | Madison Singers under the direction of Patrick Walders | Kevin McMillan, baritone | Janice Minor, clarinet
Max Rabinovitsj, violin | Faculty Jazz Septet

Forbes Center Concert Hall, 7 pm, free, no ticket required *
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10/28 - Masterpiece Season - Mary Lou Williams 100th Anniversary Jazz Tribute
Jazz Ensemble and Jazz Band
under the direction of Chuck Dotas
Forbes Center Concert Hall, 8 pm, $14 Adult | $12 JMU Faculty/Staff/Seniors( 62+)
$10 JMU Student and Youth 18 & under; for ticket reservations, call the Masterpiece Season box office at 568-7000 or 877-201-7543 (toll free). *

12/6 - JMU Student Ensembles - Jazz Ensemble & Jazz Band
under the direction of Chuck Dotas
Forbes Center Concert Hall, 8 pm
$9 Adult | $7 JMU Faculty/Staff/Senior (62+) | $6 Youth (18 & under) | $4 JMU Student *

* These concerts will provide attendance credit for MUS 195.